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Visual Art

A guide to Art History and Contemporary Art resources available at Emerson College


Art Reference

Art Criticism

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Museum Resources

Many art museums publish an abundance of information on their website. The following museums all have created dynamic resources that you can use to research objects, artists and art historical themes. When researching an object try to find out if it belongs in a specific museum's collection, if so visit the museum website to search for information about the object. 

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